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I know I'm SO late on this because I finally just got a capable machine put together but I just downloaded the Bioshock demo yesterday and WOW! This game is GORGEOUS. I wanted to dive right into that water and this is on a 17" CRT...I've got a Samsung 226BW in transit right now and I can't wait to see it on that.

I've got to get the full version!

I assume that I'm going to flip when I finally see the Crysis demo since it's supposed to look even better, no?

The only new game that I have the full version of so far is Quake Wars. It's a blast and looks good but it almost looks outdated compared to Bioshock.

Time to start saving up for new games - I've been playing nothing but CS 1.6 and Wolf: ET for the last few years.

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post #2 of 27
Bioshock is 29.95 on steam!
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buy it!!!!
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That scene where the plane fuselage crashes into the tunnel was epic!
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It's $23 on gogamer.com right now (I just posted the deal a few minutes ago).

Definitely a great game - I'm playing thru it right now myself and love it.
     
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Bioshock=GREAT game, buy the full version
    
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post #7 of 27
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The wife and I are in the process of adopting a baby right now so we don't have a ton of extra cash and I'm currently saving up any extra money I get for a quality racquetball racket. I'll get BS eventually though. Thanks for posting the deals. It will probably come back up in the For Sale forum at some point. Maybe some extra money will come up next month!

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post #8 of 27
Buy it used off amazon or ebay.
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post #9 of 27
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Yeah, wherever I buy from it will probably be used.

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I know I'm SO late on this because I finally just got a capable machine put together but I just downloaded the Bioshock demo yesterday and WOW! This game is GORGEOUS. I wanted to dive right into that water and this is on a 17" CRT...I've got a Samsung 226BW in transit right now and I can't wait to see it on that.

I've got to get the full version!

I assume that I'm going to flip when I finally see the Crysis demo since it's supposed to look even better, no?

The only new game that I have the full version of so far is Quake Wars. It's a blast and looks good but it almost looks outdated compared to Bioshock.

Time to start saving up for new games - I've been playing nothing but CS 1.6 and Wolf: ET for the last few years.

brad
I actually wouldn't say crysis looks *better* than bioshock, myself. It's impressive in a different sort of way. You sacrifice amazing close-up detail for amazing draw distance, basically. I prefer the detail, in fact, the artful level design of bioshock remains unparalleled in my book. It's the best looking game I've seen to date.
    
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